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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137539
Last updated: 16 January 2022
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Date:28-DEC-1969
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic ask6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher Ka 6CR Rhönsegler
Owner/operator:Wanganui Gliding Club
Registration: ZK-GAN
MSN: 911/60
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Norsewood, 72 km SW Hastings -   New Zealand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot delayed selection of landing area until too late and was required to make a tight circuit. Glider was still turning when it touched down and ground looped.

Sources:

NZGK Accident briefs 1969
coptercrazy


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jul-2011 22:46 karaka Added
29-Jul-2011 00:58 karaka Updated [Time]
22-Sep-2011 08:40 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source]

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